Changes in the prescribing of over the counter (OTC) medication
Lambeth CCG no longer supports routine prescribing of self-care medications for acute (short-term) illnesses, minor ailments, health supplements, malaria prevention medicines for travel and selected travel vaccinations.
Please see the links below which explains in details the current guidelines
Lambeth CCG has also developed web pages on self care and travel health for patients and members of the public on the changes in prescribing guidance locally and how and where they can seek help.
The web pages can be accessed here